Temple Bar: A London Magazine for Town and Country Readers. Collection of a run of nineteen (19) Volumes bound in seventeen (17) Volumes of this famous Victorian periodical. The Volumes include some important contributions like: Hans Christian Andersen – A Visit to Charles Dickens / Anthony Trollope – The American Senator / John Sheehan – A Ghostly Night at Ballyslaughter / William Gilbert – The Landlord of “The Sun” / Emily Eden – Letters from India / H. Cholmondeley-Pennell – The Rose of Ettrick / etc. etc. The Volumes included in this collection are: Volume No. XXXI (March 1871) / Volume No. XXXII (July 1871) / Volume No. XXXIII (November 1871) / Volume No. XXXIV (March 1872) / Volume No. XXXV (July 1872) / Volume No. XXXVIII (July 1873) / Volume No. XXXIX (November 1873) / Volume XL (March 1874) / Volume XLI (July 1874) / Volume XLII (August to November 1874) / Volume XLIII (December 1874 to April 1875) / Volume XLIV – (May 1875 to August 1875 / Volume XLV – (September 1875 – November 1875) [Bound with Volume 44] /Volume XLVI ( January 1876 to April 1876) / Volume XLVII (May 1876 to August 1876) / Volume XLVIII (September 1876 to November 1876) [Bound with Volume 47 / Volume XLIX (January 1877 to April 1877) / Volume L (May 1877 to August 1877) / Volume LI (September 1877 to November 1877) //
London, Richard Bentley, 1871 – 1877. Octavo. More than 7500 pages. Original half leather with gilt lettering on spine. The bindings with two exceptions in excellent and firm condition. Two Volumes with damages to the spine. Interior very good with only four pages loosened and a few occasional tears; one corner torn out but still available. A rare long run of this extremely rare decade of the magazine with publications of Trollope and Andersen !